URJ Day at HUC-JIR/New York

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Rabbi Daniel Freelander, Senior Vice President of the Union for Reform Judaism will address students at Services on November 19 at 10 am. His topic is "Redigging the Wells: Moving Towards URJ 3.0". Services will be followed by the URJ Press Exhibit and Lunch with Michael Goldberg, Editor-in-Chief of URJ Books and Music.


Founded in 1875, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion is North America's leading institution of higher Jewish education and the academic, spiritual, and professional leadership development center of Reform Judaism. HUC-JIR educates men and women for service to North American and world Jewry as rabbis, cantors, educators, and nonprofit management professionals, and offers graduate programs to scholars and clergy of all faiths. With centers of learning in Cincinnati, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, and New York, HUC-JIR's scholarly resources comprise the renowned Klau Library, The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives, research institutes and centers, and academic publications. In partnership with the Union for Reform Judaism and the Central Conference of American Rabbis, HUC-JIR sustains the Reform Movement's congregations and professional and lay leaders. HUC-JIR's campuses invite the community to cultural and educational programs illuminating Jewish heritage and fostering interfaith and multiethnic understanding. www.huc.edu